Bibby Distribution has added six new 13.6m triple-deck trailers to customer Unipart Rail’s fleet to handle increasing volumes of ‘ugly’ freight. Each trailer can carry up to 20 additional pallets – a 28% increase in load – and features an aerodynamic profile to help reduce fuel consumption on trunking runs. The triple-deck system has been manufactured using steel mesh, making it easier to see the loaded items, as well as including a safer coupling system, improved curtain restraint points and […]
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Bibby Distribution will use its full allocation of 25 longer semi-trailers (LSTs) when it takes delivery of twelve more 15.65m models. They will join 13 identical Don-Bur trailers which Bibby added to its fleet in 2012 as part of the on-going trial of longer trailers.